| Jun 19, 2014
| 3:05 PM
STRATFORD, Ontario — King Lear is all over the English-speaking world this season: John Lithgow railing in Central Park; Simon Russell Beale roaring at the National Theatre in London; Frank Langella raging at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. And...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Tina Turner has better legs, and Mick Jagger's got more experience electrifying the crowds. Still, when it comes to singing septuagenarians, it's hard to top (what remains of) Monty Python as the Brit comedy troupe's surviving members reunite for a...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Rolling Stones lead Mick Jagger poked fun at the Monty Python troupe ahead of their string of performances at the O2 arena in London this week. They're a bunch of "wrinkly old men trying to relive their youth and make a load of money," Jagger remarks in...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 10:09 AM
The highly touted Monty Python reunion show that kicks off performances this week in London will also be seen in cinemas around the world, the comedy troupe's members announced.
"Monty Python Live" is scheduled to be broadcast from London's O2 Arena...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The connections are endlessly surprising, those that Bobby Womack forged during a 60-year career that transcended genre, border and race. The singer, songwriter, guitarist and longtime Los Angeles resident, who died Friday at age 70, was the center of a...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 12:01 PM
Denis Leary is back in business with FX, but this time he's trading in his firefighter gear for a microphone as he plays an aging rocker desperate for his last chance at rock 'n' roll fame in the comedy series "Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll."
The cable channel...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 4:30 PM
James Jagger, Andrew Dice Clay and P.J. Byrne are among the latest additions to the large cast of the pilot for HBO's rock 'n' roll drama project from Martin Scorsese, Terence Winter and George Mastras.
Mick Jagger is among the exec producers of the...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Revered sci-fi writer Philip K. Dick's posthumously-published "Radio Free Albemuth" earns a somewhat straightforward and updated screen adaptation from committed fan John Alan Simon.
And therein lies the problem.
Simon gives us a film that, unlike other...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 10:00 AM
The subtitle of "Twee" (It Books: 354 pp, $16.99 paper), Marc Spitz's new cultural history, says it all: "The Gentle Revolution in Music, Books, Television, Fashion, and Film." How we so "gently" arrived here, however, needs an explanation. In Spitz's...
| May 27, 2014
| 9:16 AM
The Rolling Stones returned to the stage Monday in Oslo for the first time since the death in March of L’Wren Scott, the fashion designer who had been singer Mick Jagger’s longtime girlfriend.
The band reportedly made no mention of Scott's...
| May 14, 2014
| 4:23 PM
She’s been gone since 1982, when an apparent stroke led to her fatal car accident on the winding hills above the Mediterranean. But Grace Kelly had, and has, a way of lingering in the memory.
Here, today, she is everywhere. The other night in...
| May 19, 2014
| 7:06 PM
Mick Jagger is now a great-grandfather — albeit a really cool one who's about to go back on tour with the Rolling Stones.
Jagger, 70, gets the title courtesy of 21-year-old granddaughter Assisi Jackson, who has reportedly given birth to a girl....